2023 Welsh 10km Road Race Series

06/01/2023 00:00, In Blog / Road /

2023 Welsh 10km Road Race Series

The Welsh 10km Road Race Series will return in 2023, with the first fixture hosted at the ABP Newport Wales 10k on Sunday 16 April.

The Series will incorporate five of the top Welsh races over 10km and will culminate at the Admiral Swansea Bay 10k on Sunday 17 September. A selection of races from around Wales have been chosen to feature in the series.

Athletes who are registered with Welsh Athletics will be eligible to compete in the series. This includes athletes who are eligible to compete for Wales and athletes who are members of Welsh Clubs.

Eligible Athletes will be issued points in each race and an athletes top four scores will be combined and scored in the following age-groups; Senior, M35 / W35, M45 / W45, M55 / W55, M65+ / W65+.

Alex Donald, Endurance Competitions Manager for Welsh Athletics said:

We are delighted to announce the return of the Welsh 10km Road Race Series.

 

The endurance side of our sport continues to grow. The road racing scene is very strong in Wales at the moment so we will continue working with event organisers across Wales to ensure the best possible competition opportunity for our athletes.

The full list of fixtures is;

Date Fixture Region
Sunday 16 April: ABP Newport Wales 10k (East Wales)
Sunday 14 May: Bryn Meadows Caerphilly 10k inc Welsh Championships (East Wales)
Sunday 2 July: Porthcawl 10k (South Wales)
Sunday 23 July: Helena Tipping Wrexham 10k (North Wales)
Sunday 17 September Admiral Swansea Bay 10k (West Wales)

Prize Structure
The prize structure is not yet confirmed with details to follow.

For more information on the races in the series, take a look at our list of fixtures.